As the owners of Rye Red Cottage, we are thrilled to be located in such a beautiful area of East Sussex surrounded by some of the finest gardens in the country. Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or just appreciate the beauty of nature, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in the many gardens that surround the town of Rye.
One of the most famous and easily accessible gardens is Sissinghurst Castle Gardens. Just a short drive away, this garden is a must-visit for anyone who loves flowers and horticulture. The garden is split into several different areas, each with its own unique style and atmosphere. From the famous White Garden to the lush Rose Garden, Sissinghurst is a true feast for the senses.
Another incredible garden is Great Dixter House and Gardens, located just a stone’s throw from Rye. Great Dixter is a living example of the Arts and Crafts movement and is home to a stunning collection of plants and flowers from all over the world. The house and garden are intertwined, making it a truly immersive experience for visitors.
For those who enjoy a more natural, wild garden, Scotney Castle and Gardens is a must-visit. The gardens are surrounded by ancient woodland and include a beautiful lake and a Victorian kitchen garden. Visitors can take a leisurely stroll through the gardens, taking in the sights and sounds of nature.
There are many more gardens in the area, including some hidden gems that are well worth exploring. Whether you’re a seasoned gardener or just appreciate the beauty of nature, a day in one of these gardens is a truly relaxing and rejuvenating experience.
Staying at Rye Red Cottage, you’ll be able to easily visit all these gardens without having to worry about travelling too far. Our bed and breakfast offers two comfortable suites and features an incredible cooked-to-order breakfast, so you can start your day feeling refreshed and ready to explore.
In conclusion, if you’re looking for a relaxing break surrounded by the beauty of nature, Rye Red Cottage and the surrounding gardens in East Sussex are the perfect destination. So book your stay today and start planning your next garden adventure!